Top 10 Year Average Ranking 1869 - 2018

Name Birthday Country Average Score Overall Score Rank
1. Eddy MERCKX 17-Jun-1945
BEL
5502 59705 1
2. Sean KELLY 24-May-1956
IRL
3704 44595 2
3. Bernard HINAULT 14-Nov-1954
FRA
3232 33322 10
4. Francesco MOSER 19-Jun-1951
ITA
3096 36567 5
5. Felice GIMONDI 29-Sep-1942
ITA
2955 34508 6
6. Gino BARTALI 18-Jul-1914
ITA
2933 40226 3
7. Roger DE VLAEMINCK 24-Aug-1947
BEL
2859 34056 9
8. Jacques ANQUETIL 08-Jan-1934
FRA
2760 31997 11
9. Joop ZOETEMELK 03-Dec-1946
NED
2666 37362 4
10. Laurent JALABERT 30-Nov-1968
FRA
2638 30227 13
11. Alejandro VALVERDE BELMONTE 25-Apr-1980
ESP
2626 34123 8
12. Fausto COPPI 15-Sep-1919
ITA
2542 29610 14
13. Miguel INDURAIN 16-Jul-1964
ESP
2503 25938 17
14. Rik VAN LOOY 20-Dec-1933
BEL
2404 29498 15
15. Raymond POULIDOR 15-Apr-1936
FRA
2394 34202 7
16. Jan JANSSEN 19-May-1940
NED
2329 23545 24
17. Toni ROMINGER 27-Mar-1961
SUI
2286 23697 23
18. Louison BOBET 12-Mar-1925
FRA
2209 24939 20
19. Giuseppe SARONNI 22-Sep-1957
ITA
2206 23369 25
20. Franco BITOSSI 01-Sep-1940
ITA
2199 25624 18
21. Alfredo BINDA 11-Aug-1902
ITA
2177 22645 29
22. Herman VAN SPRINGEL 14-Aug-1943
BEL
2160 25252 19
23. Alberto CONTADOR VELASCO 06-Dec-1982
ESP
2131 24578 21
24. Fiorenzo MAGNI 07-Dec-1920
ITA
2094 22430 30
25. Ferdi KÜBLER 24-Jul-1919
SUI
2073 22172 31
26. Hennie KUIPER 03-Feb-1949
NED
2068 24285 22
27. Claudio CHIAPPUCCI 28-Feb-1963
ITA
2041 21768 32
28. Erik ZABEL 07-Jul-1970
GER
2035 26100 16
29. Freddy MAERTENS 13-Feb-1952
BEL
2021 20237 44
30. Davide REBELLIN 09-Aug-1971
ITA
2014 30585 12
31. Costante GIRARDENGO 18-Mar-1893
ITA
1987 22884 27
32. Phil ANDERSON 20-Mar-1958
AUS
1975 22804 28
33. Cadel EVANS 14-Feb-1977
AUS
1959 21740 33
34. Joaquin RODRIGUEZ OLIVER 12-May-1979
ESP
1913 21738 34
35. Stephen ROCHE 28-Nov-1959
IRL
1903 20286 43
36. Paolo BETTINI 01-Apr-1974
ITA
1897 19950 45
37. Greg LEMOND 26-Jun-1961
USA
1896 19513 51
38. Philippe GILBERT 05-Jul-1982
BEL
1889 23016 26
39. Pedro DELGADO 15-Apr-1960
ESP
1887 21123 37
40. Peter SAGAN 26-Jan-1990
SVK
1877 18771 57
41. Alex ZÜLLE 05-Jul-1968
SUI
1850 19851 46
42. Marino LEJARRETA 14-May-1957
ESP
1848 21097 38
43. Stan OCKERS 03-Feb-1920
BEL
1840 19411 53
44. Laurent FIGNON 12-Aug-1960
FRA
1839 18970 55
45. Gianni BUGNO 14-Feb-1964
ITA
1824 19423 52
46. Nicolas FRANTZ 04-Nov-1899
LUX
1815 18482 62
47. Vincenzo NIBALI 14-Nov-1984
ITA
1811 20615 39
48. Fabian CANCELLARA 18-Mar-1981
SUI
1781 21296 36
49. Francesco CASAGRANDE 14-Sep-1970
ITA
1781 18347 63
50. Luis OCANA 09-Jun-1945
ESP
1772 17806 67
51. Johan MUSEEUW 13-Oct-1965
BEL
1740 21366 35
52. Jan ULLRICH 02-Dec-1973
GER
1727 17732 69
53. Christopher FROOME 20-May-1985
GBR
1726 17439 72
54. Frans VERBEECK 13-Jun-1941
BEL
1724 18131 64
55. Walter GODEFROOT 02-Jul-1943
BEL
1711 20411 42
56. Antonin MAGNE 15-Feb-1904
FRA
1697 17718 70
57. Michael BOOGERD 28-May-1972
NED
1687 18519 61
58. Lance ARMSTRONG 18-Sep-1971
USA
1676 20540 40
59. Jan RAAS 08-Nov-1952
NED
1673 16736 80
60. Andre LEDUCQ 27-Feb-1904
FRA
1657 16705 83
61. Greg VAN AVERMAET 17-May-1985
BEL
1649 17637 71
62. Claude CRIQUIELION 11-Jan-1957
BEL
1644 19295 54
63. Alexandre VINOKOUROV 16-Sep-1973
KAZ
1640 18760 58
64. Michele DANCELLI 08-May-1942
ITA
1637 16712 82
65. Gibi BARONCHELLI 06-Sep-1953
ITA
1636 19673 48
66. Johan VAN DER VELDE 12-Dec-1956
NED
1625 16929 78
67. Tom BOONEN 15-Oct-1980
BEL
1614 19687 47
68. Miguel Maria LASA 01-Nov-1947
ESP
1607 17780 68
69. Lucien VAN IMPE 20-Oct-1946
BEL
1592 20512 41
70. Gianni MOTTA 13-Mar-1943
ITA
1592 16074 90
71. Damiano CUNEGO 19-Sep-1981
ITA
1591 17148 75
72. Maurizio FONDRIEST 15-Jan-1965
ITA
1584 16410 86
73. Samuel SANCHEZ GONZALEZ 05-Feb-1978
ESP
1562 19563 50
74. Andre DARRIGADE 24-Apr-1929
FRA
1560 17963 65
75. Michel POLLENTIER 13-Feb-1951
BEL
1557 16031 91
76. Michele BARTOLI 27-May-1970
ITA
1554 16388 87
77. Domingo PERURENA 15-Dec-1943
ESP
1551 17271 74
78. Steven ROOKS 07-Aug-1960
NED
1536 16961 77
79. Bernard THEVENET 10-Jan-1948
FRA
1532 15579 97
80. Andrei TCHMIL 22-Jan-1963
BEL
1529 16121 89
81. Charly MOTTET 16-Dec-1962
FRA
1519 15961 92
82. Oscar FREIRE GOMEZ 15-Feb-1976
ESP
1516 18572 59
83. Gerrie KNETEMANN 06-Mar-1951
NED
1513 17304 73
84. Rudi ALTIG 18-Mar-1937
GER
1512 15344 101
85. Vittorio ADORNI 14-Nov-1937
ITA
1510 15103 102
86. Erik BREUKINK 01-Apr-1964
NED
1509 15767 94
87. Hugo KOBLET 21-Mar-1925
SUI
1505 15423 99
88. Giovanni BRUNERO 04-Oct-1895
ITA
1505 15052 104
89. Adrie VAN DER POEL 17-Jun-1959
NED
1503 17820 66
90. Eric VANDERAERDEN 11-Feb-1962
BEL
1484 15789 93
91. Richard VIRENQUE 19-Nov-1969
FRA
1474 17021 76
92. Raymond IMPANIS 19-Oct-1925
BEL
1454 19570 49
93. Learco GUERRA 14-Oct-1902
ITA
1451 14539 109
94. Abraham OLANO 22-Jan-1970
ESP
1450 14539 110
95. Wladimiro PANIZZA 05-Jun-1945
ITA
1445 18909 56
96. Nino DEFILIPPIS 21-Mar-1932
ITA
1433 15515 98
97. Robert MILLAR 13-Sep-1958
GBR
1432 16442 85
98. Gerben KARSTENS 14-Jan-1942
NED
1429 16273 88
99. Italo ZILIOLI 24-Sep-1941
ITA
1420 16719 81
100. Joseph PLANCKAERT 04-May-1934
BEL
1401 14513 111
About this ranking
This is the top 10 year average all time ranking of the most successful professional cyclists in the world since 1869. The ranking is calculated as follows:
  • Take the top 150 riders of the overall ranking.
  • Take for each rider the best 10 years in their career.
  • Divide this score by 10.
  • Display the top 100 of this list, combined with their overall score and rank.
Click on any rider to get an all time overview of the rider with details on the scores and rank for the various seasons and the most important results for each year.